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Arrests at Rep. Hoyer's office — pending Yemen War legislation

Seven activists, including Voices’ Kathy Kelly, were arrested yesterday January 11th for refusing to leave Rep. Steny Hoyer’s Washington DC office unless the Congressman (and House Minority Whip) committed to bring a vote on legislation to end the U.S.-Saudi war against Yemen. 877 more words

Militarism

Polly Mann | The Rich Bombing and Starving Poor Yemen

Doesn’t that make the U.S. complicit when the entrance and/or unloading of ships carrying food, medicine, and other critical aid is impeded so that it results in starvation, and in addition it also has resulted in a preventable cholera epidemic of historic proportions?    686 more words

Military Madness

Over the weekend the Nacirema Nationals trounced the Trumptastic Bombers

The Trumpistas went up against the Nacirema and were creamed. How’s this going to work out? What makes the question an interesting one is that many Trumptistas are also partisans of the… 1,676 more words

Politics

Billions for War, only a Pittance for Peace: We Need a Department of Peace

Rex Tillerson’s reassurances about the threat of a nuclear exchange with North Korea leave me cold. My alarm bells are ringing not only because the two most impetuous fools on the planet (Trump and Kim Jong Un) are playing at nuclear brinkmanship, but because they’re doing so in the context of a militaristic culture whose default response to conflict is threats of violence. 128 more words

Politics

Introducing William Isadore Shines, author of 2nd Chance Coming Home

“Everyone I contacted at Outskirts along my route to become a published author was very helpful. I am very pleased with the outstanding product you guys produced.” 209 more words

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7/22/17 $0.99 DEAL So Much Owed by Jean Grainger (Historical Fiction)

Author’s Circle Best Historical Fiction 2016 – Winner.

A doctor sickened by war. His children determined to fight.

In a turbulent and uncertain world, the birth of two children revitalise a small Irish town and set the stage for a closer look into lives torn asunder by war. 219 more words

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7/07/17 $0.99 BOOK OF THE DAY Ribbons of Death (Peacetaker Series Book 1) by Edita A. Petrick (Technothriller)

A career soldier who survived a deadly riot in Cairo, and a reclusive mythology expert from Montana, race against time to find the product of legends that’s cutting a bloody path across the continent. 112 more words

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